Lia writes novels, short stories and literary non-fiction and teaches creative writing. She has also worked on several public art commissions and as an arts consultant. Her first novel, Another Alice, was nominated for the Irish Times Irish Fiction prize. Her second novel, Nothing Simple, was shortlisted for the Irish Novel of the Year at the inaugural Irish Book Awards. Her most recent novel, Fallen, was the Dublin/Belfast: Two Cities One Book selection for 2016. In Your Face, a memoir of her diagnosis of and treatment for oral cancer, was named as a favourite book of 2007 by several commentators. With Dr Denise MacCarthy she co-edited Word of Mouth: Coping with and Surviving Mouth, Head and Neck Cancers. In 2016 she was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Laws by Trinity College, Dublin in recognition for her work with Mouth Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Ireland.
"The future health summit has become an important date in the calendars of many leaders in the health services. It is a highly relevant and exceptionally well organised event."
"As a startup, exhibiting and attending the future health summit in 2014 was one of our best investments....we generated new business and many valuable contacts at the event..the #FHSUM team could not have been more supportive in making the event a very successful one for full health "
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VENUE: CITYWEST CONVENTION CENTRE & HOTEL, SAGGART, CO. DUBLIN, IRELAND
The Future Health Summit 2017, will be run in over 115,000 sq foot of exhibition and Conference facilities at the Citywest Convention Centre & Hotel, Co Dublin, Ireland on May 24th & 25th, 2017
DIRECTIONS TO CITYWEST CONVENTION CENTRE, SAGGART, CO. DUBLIN, IRELAND
Coming from Dublin on the M7 take Exit 3A after the exit for Citywest Business Campus.
For Directions and Access download and print this .pdf
The Convention Centre is located on the Red Luas Line, just 7 minutes walk from the terminus at Saggart
SPONSORSHIP & SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES
David Neville – firstname.lastname@example.org – T: 087-6739726 or 01-7008508
All Start up and Student Rates Contact Dara on 01-7008508
The Future Health Summit
(Formerly National Healthcare Conference)
c/o Investnet Ltd
The Tony Ryan Academy For Entrepreneurship
3013 Lake Drive, Citywest, Dublin 24, Ireland